by Eric Bryan
| 9 Questions
: Please take a careful look at the cartoon below. Answer the questions that follow.
How does the text in the caption relate to or connect with the text in the speech bubble?
a.) Why are all the men at the table covering their ears?
b.) Why does the caption say that the knights are grateful for Guinevere's presence?
How does Guinevere’s remark to Arthur signal/indicate the privileged relationship she has with the king? Explain.
Which details of the cartoon indicate that the scene is occurring in the Medieval period?
Explain how the medieval details in the cartoon contrast with the characters’ actions.
How does the knight’s behavior in the background add some humor to the scene?
Although this cartoon is meant to be humorous, it also sends a serious message about power and authority. What is that message? Explain.
In what ways does this cartoon make King Arthur and his Round Table more relatable for a modern audience?
Explain what is anachronistic about the comic.
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